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Federal (USV)

Private

Peter Leach

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 20th New York Infantry

On the Campaign

Possibly killed or mortally wounded on the Maryland Campaign of 1862.

The rest of the War

He was reinterred from his original burial on the Antietam battlefield to the National Cemetery during or before 1867.

References & notes

Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. He's not found in NY Adjutant-General's Register for the Regiment by this or any similar name.

Death

Date not known; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3775]